Hagen Mills Bio – Wiki
Baskets actor Hagen Mills died on Tuesday in Kentucky after he shot his child’s mother and then killed himself, TMZ wrote in an exclusive report. The incident was an attempted murder-suicide, Mayfield Police Chief Nathan Kent confirmed to the publication.
Erica Price, 34, was shot in the arm and chest, TMZ reported. According to police, Mills held their 4-year-old daughter and Price’s mother inside until Price got to the residence. When she entered, he shot her and then turned the gun on himself, the outlet reported.
He was 29 years old.
Cause of Death
Police responded to a 911 call around 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, according to the West Kentucky Star, and the wounded Price met them outside and told them Mills was still inside and had shot himself.
Price survived and is in stable condition after being treated at the hospital. The child and Price’s mother were not harmed, police said. Mills’ mother told TMZ that although he loved acting, nothing surpassed the love he had for his daughter.
Though he had been living in Hollywood the past few years, he still had a residence in Mayfield, Kentucky, his mother told TMZ. His Facebook page lists his residence as Golo, Kentucky.
Elyah Doryon, who was listed as one of Mills’ representatives on IMBDpro, said they had not heard from the actor since 2018.
“My last contact with Hagen was April 2018 after he went back home to Kentucky to address issues unrelated to the entertainment industry,” Doryon wrote in a statement to Heavy. “I knew him as a talented actor and horseman with that classic southern hospitality and charm. May he rest in peace.”
According to his IMDb profile, Mills was best known for his roles in Swedish Dicks, Bonnie & Clyde: Justified and Puncture Wounds. Most recently, he landed a role in Star Light, which debuted in February.
Hagen Mills Facebook
On Mills’ Facebook page, it says he first met Price in 2012. Further information about their relationship was not immediately known.
Mills didn’t appear to have a public Twitter or Instagram account. On Facebook, his last post was from March. He shared a picture of himself at the doctor’s office. “Maybe I am getting old… high blood pressure,” he wrote.
In August 2019, he wrote about being in the hospital for his birthday but didn’t say why he was being treated.
In October, Mills wrote he was excited about the release of Star Light. “Check out the trailer release and the article on Deadcentral.com of the highly anticipated horror film Starlight,” he wrote. “I am extremely thankful for the wonderful opportunity to have worked on this amazing project with so many remarkably talented folks, #Dreamteam #FabSix both in front, and behind the camera!”
Mills described his character, Monty, as a “teenage Adonis.”
Erica Price Biography
Erica Price is an Ex-girlfriend of Hagen Mills. Before actor Hagen Mills died by suicide on May 19, 2020, he attempted to shoot Erica Price, the mother of their 4-year-old daughter, Mila, according to the Mayfield Police Department. When officers responded to 911 call around 5:45 p.m. local time on Tuesday, they found Price with gunshot wounds to her arm and chest.
Police reported that Price’s mother and daughter were held hostage in the home by Mills until Price returned home. When Price arrived at the house, Mills attempted to shoot her before turning the gun on himself. Price’s mother and daughter Mila were unharmed, according to police.
Mayfield’s Police Chief Nathan Kent confirmed investigators believe it was an attempted murder-suicide and that Mills was the alleged shooter, as reported by TMZ.
Mills, who was best known for his roles on the TV shows Baskets and Swedish Dicks first met Price in 2012. While they were no longer a couple at the time of the shooting, they continued to co-parent their young daughter.